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BBB Announces District II “Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics” Winners
July 30, 2014

Pensacola, Fla. – Your BBB Foundation serving Northwest Florida is proud to announce the recipients of the ninth annual Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics program from its District II area: Okaloosa and Walton County.

1-10 employees category- J&F Autowerks
11-59 employees category- Alpha Foundation Specialists
Customer Service Excellence- Joshua Griffin, Alpha Foundation Specialists

“These winners exemplify what your BBB stands for: trust, integrity, performance and ethics,” said Norman Wright, president and CEO of your BBB serving northwest Florida. “These organizations and individuals like Joshua Griffin really stand out in the marketplace against those who don’t always do the right thing.”

The Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics program was created to publicly recognize business and charities that insist on exceptionally high standards of behavior. BBB’s Customer Service Excellence Award was added to the Torch Award program five years ago to recognize individuals who go above and beyond in their customer service activities.

Visit our website for more information on the Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics program.

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